[Pmwiki-users] Re: www.pmwiki.org
Tue May 11 12:10:37 CDT 2004
On Mon, 10 May 2004, Patrick R. Michaud wrote:
> to create a Redirect so that http://www.pmwiki.org/PmWiki/PmWiki
> is redirected to http://www.pmwiki.org/wiki/PmWiki/PmWiki.
I seem to remember there was something that wasn't so good about this
style (which I'm using a wiki.lyx.org), but I can't remember what. It's
probably that when I give
as the URI, people tend to think that they will be able to write:
Will this work on pmwiki.org?
> The official address for the main PmWiki page is going to be
> Alternately, I could perhaps set pmwiki.org so that URLs are
> of the form http://www.pmwiki.org/Group/SomePage (i.e., no /wiki
> component in the URL path), but while it does look nice I fear that
> it also might prove confusing to people considering or installing
> PmWiki for the first time.
I don't think it'll confuse people as much as make them disappointed if
they can't configure the Apache server (like me :-( However, we could
add a paragraph like this to the installation page:
Please note that the URI of your basic PmWiki installation will
probably be something like:
In order to get a ''prettier'' URI such as
have a look at ???
Finally, a slightly different solution would be to use:
I'm not sure I like it, but...
Christian Ridderstr?m http://www.md.kth.se/~chr
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